'We demand that our public health care system be protected and not secretly dismantled by the Stelmach government.'
Value of Public Services
'We urge the government of British Columbia to act swiftly on this unanimous recommendation.' - Darryl Walker.
'Without a change of course by their government, they can expect more of the same - generosity for the oil patch, discipline for citizens.' - Parkland Institute.
Episode underscores HSAA position in demanding action now to deal with provincial ER crisis.
The impact on public employees will stretch far beyond the two-year freeze proposed by the province – all for the benefit of already-wealthy corporations.
Take two minutes to e-mail Prime Minister Stephen Harper demanding that the Canada Health Act be enforced.
"Our Tax Dollars - Our Health Centre ... Open the Doors, Turn On All the Lights!'
'There will be a major human and economic cost if deficits are eliminated before a real recovery has been achieved.' - Andrew Jackson.
'A rights-based system makes sense, because it removes politics from the justice system.' - Darryl Walker.
'We're a 130,000 member union and we are also working together with other unions to make sure our message is heard.'